|IUMA: Stevens, Larry|
The story of Larry Steven's entry into show business reads like the plot of an M-G-M musical. By chance, Jack Benny's agent was in the audience at the Ambassador Hotel one evening in 1944 when Larry sang "Stardust" with the Freddy Martin Orchestra. After auditioning for Mr. Benny, Larry was selected to replace the Navy-bound Dennis Day, and so overnight, he became the new boy tenor on the most popular radio program in the country...
Keywords: Stevens, Larry
Downloads: 32 (1 review)
Jack Benny, part 1
Keywords: Comedy Show; Jack Benny; OTR
Downloads: 4,889 (1 review)
|Jack Benny: The Jell-O Program Starring Jack Benny---1939|
The complete surviving 1939 broadcasts, from original recordings of the program as it went on the air live, without modern remastering or reconditioning. There will be occasional flaws in the recordings but there are few flaws in the performances of Jack Benny and company, who were, by now, long enough established as masters of comic timing. Cast: Jack Benny, Mary Livingstone, Phil Harris, Eddie Anderson (Rochester), Kenny Baker through 18 June, Dennis Day as of 8 October, Don Wilson (announcer)...
Keywords: Jack Benny; Jell-O; old-time radio; comedy; Mary Livingstone; Phil Harris; Don Wilson; Kenny Baker; Dennis Day
Downloads: 3,089 (2 reviews)
|Talula Bankhead, Jack Benny - I'll Be Seeing You 1951 - Talula Bankhead and Jack Benny|
Keywords: Popular; 1950s; radio show
Downloads: 365 (3 reviews)
|Jack Benny 143 Eps|
(143 Episodes) Update: ** Episode information added to all uploads prior to Jan 05, 2011 JACK BENNY (Feb 14, 1894 – Dec 26, 1974) Jack Benny, born Benjamin Kubelsky, was an American comedian, vaudevillian, radio, television, and film actor. Widely recognized as one of the leading American entertainers of the 20th century, Benny played the role of the comic penny-pinching miser, insisting on remaining 39 years old on stage despite his actual age, and often (although an accomplished violinist) p...
Keywords: Old Time Radio Comedy; OTR Sitcom; The Jack Benny Show; Rochester. Jello
Downloads: 198,842 (11 reviews)
Radio shows featuring Fred Allen. Read about Fred Allen's career on wikipedia at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fred_Allen.
Keywords: fred allen; old time radio
Downloads: 123,095 (7 reviews)
|Classic Television Commercials (Part I) - Various|
Collection of TV commercials significant to the history and development of TV as an advertising medium.
Keywords: Advertising: Television commercials; Consumerism; Advertising: History
Downloads: 201,095 (13 reviews)
|Dragnet the 50's radio show|
Old Time Radio Programs. Detective series. 298 episodes of Dragnet.
Keywords: Old Time Radio; Detective series; Dragnet; Jack Webb; Crime Drama
Downloads: 970,710 (23 reviews)